Showing posts from September 11, 2011

MOA Tonight

We listen to music and talk to people. Watch on cable channel 11 in the Boise area or on-line at . Watch previous shows here , and check out the backgrounds here . Join us at MOA's Posterous group  for discussion throughout the week. :) Also featuring artwork from Scotty Leaton and Minecraft VC from Trevnyah . Full article at   Posted via email from Moments of Awareness

Three Headlines

" Three kids hospitalized following car vs. semi crash ..." " 39-year-old Boise man arrested for third DUI in last 10 years " " Drugmakers pay millions to Idaho physicians " In the first case, mom slammed on her brakes in a vehicle in which if anyone was wearing a seatbelt, she may have been (none of the kids were), to avoid stopped traffic. She lost control and got hit by a semi, the driver of which was uninjured (unless we're willing to take into account the potential impact on his or her career and, ya know, the possibility that it might be traumatizing to know you've hospitalized four people, three of which are kids, and that mom and one of those kids are both seriously injured). No charges have been filed. She may have been angry, distracted, drowsy, who knows why it went down the way it did for her; she'll (hopefully) have to live with it, too (meaning, it'd be better than not living), and hopefully it was something to which she

From Casey Black

From: Date: Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 9:40 PM   [...] please help Peace, I saw you signed the petition for Troy Davis. You seem interested in matters relating to human rights so I thought I'd reach out to you. I am helping to advocate for another cause relating to 12 year old Cristian Fernandez. He has been charged as an adult for his younger brother’s death, despite the fact that there is no evidence he planned to hurt his brother or intended to kill him. His mother waited for two hours before seeking medical treatment for her younger son and doctors have said that had she sought treatment immediately he might have survived. Cristian should not be tried as an adult, but that is what the Florida State’s Attorney requested. They also asked that a gag order be placed on his case, preventing the public from accessing important information pertaining to Cristian’s case. This child has a long history of being the victim of sexual, emotional, and physical abuse. Would you co